Thursday, September 19, 2019

Note: Test on Progressivism and essential questions due on Wednesday, September 18th

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the main reasons for the expansion and improvement of public education?
    2. What post-Reconstruction voting restrictions were imposed on African Americans in the South?

  2. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Progressive Era Video

  3. Living Wage? Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to complete the analysis worksheet

  4. Finish Essential Questions and Study for Test (Homework)

Monday, September 16, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How was Wilson able to win the election of 1912?
    2. What legislation did Wilson use to attack trusts and monopolies?

  2. Social Changes
    Take Notes

  3. Washington vs Du Bois Document Analysis
    Use the documents (Google Classroom) to answer the questions

Friday, September 13, 2019

  1. Department Close Reading Benchmark #1

Thursday, September 12, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What legislation passed during Roosevelt’s presidency protected citizens?
    2. Why did Roosevelt come to oppose Taft for the presidency in 1912?

  2. Republican Turmoil
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Progressive Era Video

  4. Woodrow Wilson's "New Freedom"
    Take Notes

  5. Cool Down Questions
    1. What was the most important action taken by the three Progressive presidents? Why?

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did Theodore Roosevelt become president?
    2. How did Roosevelt’s intervention in a coal strike set a precedent for federal arbitration?

  2. Teddy Roosevelt's "Square Deal"
    Finish Notes

  3. Clip from America in the 20th Century: Progressive Era Video

  4. Republican Turmoil
    Take Notes

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. Using the muckrakers document analysis chart, answer the following in ten minutes: Citing specific evidence from the documents, how did the Muckrakers use different types of information to influence public opinion? What was the most and least persuasive?

  2. Teddy Roosevelt's "Square Deal"
    Take Notes

Monday, September 9, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. How did natural disasters help launch the movement to reform local government?
    2. Out of the election reforms, which two do you think were the most important? Why?

  2. Women's Suffrage
    Take Notes

  3. Finish Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis and complete document analysis worksheet

Friday, September 6, 2019

  1. Warm Up Questions
    1. What were the four goals of progressives?
    2. If you were a Progressive, which goal would you tackle first? Why?

  2. Local and State Reforms
    Take Notes

  3. Analyzing Primary Sources
    Review HIPP analysis and complete document analysis worksheet

Thursday, September 5, 2019

  1. Finish America: The Story of Us--Cities Video
    Answer questions

  2. Goals of Progressives
    Take Notes

  3. Muckrakers Document Analysis
    Use the six documents from class to fill out the chart

  4. Begin work on Progressivism Unit Essential Questions (Homework--Due the day of the unit test)

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Note: Test on Industrialization and essential questions due on Wednesday, September 4th
  1. Continue America: The Story of Us--Cities Video
    Answer questions

  2. Industrialization Test

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

  1. Finish Simpsons--Last Exit to Springfield Episode
    Homer becomes the union boss

  2. America: The Story of Us--Cities Video
    Answer questions

  3. Finish Essential Questions and Study for Test (Homework)